Journal of Political Philosophy 14 (1):33–60 (2006)

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Stephen M. Gardiner
University of Washington
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“[T]he Precautionary Principle still has neither a commonly accepted definition nor a set of criteria to guide its implementation. “There is”, Freestone … cogently observes, “a certain paradox in the widespread and rapid adoption of the Precautionary Principle”: While it is applauded as a “good thing”, no one is quite sure about what it really means or how it might be..
Keywords maximin  Rawls  climate change  environmental justice  uncertainty  risk
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DOI 10.1111/j.1467-9760.2006.00237.x
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